Archive for the ‘Caribbean’ Category

A Perfect Traveler’s Getaway: The Virgin Islands

A Perfect Traveler’s Getaway: The Virgin Islands
By Annie Shustrin Every time I book a trip, my inner traveler kicks in with important questions. What is unique about my destination? What can I learn? How can I push the limits of my comfort zone? If there is some adventure to be had or interesting point of view to learn, I’m there with my camera,...
July 20th, 2012 | Caribbean | Read More

In-Room Review: The Grand Lucayan, Grand Bahama Island

In-Room Review: The Grand Lucayan, Grand Bahama Island
By The Lost Girls One of the Lost Girls was invited to be a guest of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism to report on the Grand Lucayan resort as they ready for tourist season. While the Bahamas include more than 700 islands dotting the water off Florida’s southeast coast, most people’s knowledge of...
February 27th, 2012 | Bahamas, Hotel News, Hotels & Resorts | Read More

The Lost Girls Guide To The Bahamas

By Nadia Pidgeon Exclusive to the Lost Girls There is something about the gin clear waters and white (or sometimes pink!) sand beaches of the Bahamas that evoke peace and tranquility. But the Bahamas is not just for sun bathing and relaxing. With over 600 islands there is a little something for everyone...
February 10th, 2012 | Bahamas, Country Guides | Read More

4 Best Outdoor Activities In Jamaica

4 Best Outdoor Activities In Jamaica
When you’re filled up with the offerings from the buffet at your all-inclusive resort in Jamaica, start looking for a way to burn those calories off. Whatever type of outdoor recreation you fancy, you’ll find it near Montego Bay and Negril. And it’s hardly surprising, considering the inviting...
November 29th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Featured, Jamaica | Read More

How To Eat In Grenada

They call Grenada the Spice Island of the West: cinnamon, cloves, bay leaves, tumeric, ginger, saffron, allspice and of course the omnipresent spice nutmeg– exports of which from the island now account for nearly thirty percent of the world’s crop. But Grenada’s culinary treats extend...
October 21st, 2011 | Caribbean, Country Guides, Food & Wine, Ideas, Restaurant Reviews | Read More

Where To Stay In Grenada

This is the second post of a three-part series on what to do, where to stay and how to eat in Grenada.  Grenada offers a wide range of lodging, from camping to rainforest cottages at $40 per night to five-star, luxury resorts that run closer to $1500. As a general rule, the neighboring islands of...
October 14th, 2011 | Caribbean, Hotels & Resorts, In-Room Reviews, Staying There | Read More

Best Food In Jamaica

Best Food In Jamaica
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel Editor Jamaica, with it’s varied landscape and proximity to the ocean all around has a diverse food scene. While Red Stripe beer is available almost everywhere on the planet – and does represent the Jamaica style quite well – some of the other gastronomic...
October 11th, 2011 | Caribbean, Destinations, Food & Wine, Jamaica | Read More

Slideshow: What To Do In Grenada in the Caribbean

Slideshow: What To Do In Grenada in the Caribbean
This is post one in a three-part series on what to do, where to stay and how to eat in Grenada. Grenada (pronounced Gre-NAY-da) is a tri-island state in the Southeast Caribbean, just north of Trinidad and Venezuela–and the perfect spot for the Caribbean traveler looking for more than just beaches.   Despite...
September 27th, 2011 | Country Guides, Grenada | Read More

3 Best Lodging Options In Jamaica

3 Best Lodging Options In Jamaica
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Which Caribbean island is home to miles of sandy beaches, an impossibly blue ocean, bright sunny days and is incredibly easy to travel to? Jamaica. With dozens of flights from most major U.S.  airports, you’re probably no more than a half-day away from feeling...
September 20th, 2011 | All Inclusives, Caribbean, Extras, Hotel News, Hotels & Resorts | Read More

An Island Discovery: Kura Hulanda Museum, Curaçao

By KeriLee Horan Special to The Lost Girls With the summer months comes the inevitable question of where to take one’s long-awaited vacation. Living in the United States, the Caribbean islands are often the luxury vacation we dream of—white sandy beaches, a mixed drink or two, and some adrenaline...
July 14th, 2011 | Caribbean, Cultural Travel, Curaçao, Destinations, Extras, Ideas, North America | Read More